Job Number 16006636
Company Nestle Nutrition
About Nestlé Nutrition R&D Centers,
Through science-based nutrition products
and services, Nestlé Nutrition helps enhance the quality of people’s lives by
supporting health and providing care for consumers with special needs at
every stage of life. At Nestlé Nutrition we are building a pioneering new
organization at the cutting edge of nutritional science. We are not in the
food-and-beverage business, nor in the pharmaceutical business. We are
breaking new ground where both of those worlds meet.
Nestle Nutrition R&D Centers, Inc. is
currently recruiting for:
Product Development Intern
Each intern will receive a project
assignment related to some aspect of ongoing research and/or product
development related to infant or toddler foods either already in-market or
being developed for launch within Nestlé Nutrition. Interns will be exposed
to all phases of the product development process, including benchtop/lab
scale development, pilot scale development, experimental design, analytical
methods development, and sensory testing. Interns will work under the
supervision of an experienced mentor and will be expected to provide regular
updates, as well as develop and present a preliminary research plan, mid-term
progress report and final presentation of results. All work will be hands-on.
There will be multiple opportunities to interact professionally and socially
with other interns both within product development and cross-functionally.
duration. Start timing is flexible, but target would be January 2017 or late
May/early June 2017.
Nestle is an 'Equal Opportunity Employer'
and is looking for diversity in candidates for employment.
Graduate and undergraduate Food Science
students: must have at least core food science curriculum completed (i.e.
food chemistry, food analysis, food microbiology, food processing, etc). Previous experience in a product development
course, product development team or as a product development intern is a
benefit, but not required.
Desired GPA: At least 3.0
International Student Eligibility
We accept international students as long
as they are eligible to work in the US and can provide that documentation.
The Nestle companies are equal opportunity and affirmative action
employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: